Step 1: Orientation

Congratulations, on starting your career at the NIH. The NIH New Employee Orientation is conducted via Zoom. An invitation with the Zoom information will be sent to you before your onboarding date. If you have not received that invitation, please email

Virtual “Live” NIH New Employee Orientation

The orientation staff provides the following live presentations. An invitation to the Zoom presentation will be sent the Friday before the Monday of orientation. There is no in-person requirement for NIH orientation.

NIH “Live” New Employee Orientation

Overview of the NIH Federal Employment

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